Day: May 22, 2015

Brave Girl – Lunchbox Theatre
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Artstrek: A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Hunting Hills High School

Hunting Hills High School in Red Deer produced A Midsummer Night’s Dream just recently in February 2015. The production was directed by Artstrek 2014 instructor Bill Jacobson, and nearly every role was double-cast! The production played February 3 – 7, 2015 at The Welikoklad Event Centre. We are thrilled to be studying A Midsummer Night’s

News (Edmonton): EAC hosts gathering of prairie Indigenous artists

From May 27 to 29, 2015, the Edmonton Arts Council (EAC) will host a three-day symposium for Indigenous artists, prairie art organizations and funding bodies. Channeling Connections brings together representatives from visuals arts, theatre, dance, film, customary arts and new media to expand artistic frontiers and understanding of contemporary Indigenous

What’s On (Calgary): Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka – StoryBook Theatre

ROALD DAHL’S WILLY WONKA MAY 22 to JUNE 6 Tuesdays to Saturdays at 7pm Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm RUNNING TIME: Two Act Musical – 120 minutes RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 6 & Up Music and Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley Adapted for the Stage by Timothy Allen McDonald

What’s On (Red Deer): Alberta Drama Festival Association 2015 Provincial Festival

The 2015 Provincial Adult One-Act Festival, May 22 – 23, 2015 at the Welikoklad Event Centre (formerly known as City Centre Stage) in Red Deer. Schedule below: May 22: 7:00 p.m. –  9:00 p.m. Performances by Edmonton and Calgary regional productions. (One intermission, with one short public adjudication at the end of the

Theatre Alberta welcomes new staff members

Theatre Alberta is pleased to welcome two new staff members to our team! Clarice Eckford is our new Office & Membership Coordinator, and Jake Tkaczyk is our Artstrek Program Assistant for the summer. Both Clarice and Jake started at the beginning of May – some of you may have already

News (Calgary): Ambrose University Launches Diploma Program in Acting

Ambrose University in Calgary is pleased to announce the launch of the Diploma in Acting program for the Fall of 2015. This two year commencement into the art and industry of theatre prepares students for careers as professional actors, directors, and playwrights. It also provides a strong foundation for a variety